U.S. Holocaust Museum rescinds prize to Myanmar leader

2012 Elie Wiesel Award rescinded from Aung San Suu Kyi over ethnic cleansing of Rohingya in Myanmar.JTA, 3/7/2018, 11:44 PM

US withdraws military assistance from Myanmar

State Department says assistance dropped over persecution of Rohingya Muslim minority.Gary Willig, 10/24/2017, 5:36 PM

Myanmar's lone synagogue honored by historical group

Musmeah Yeshua Synagogue in Yangon recognized by a local historical organization.JTA, 6/10/2016, 3:43 AM

Myanmar Senior General Visits Israel to Advance Ties

Min Aung Hlaing's visit marks first time Myanmar military chief of staff has come to Israel in 55 years.Cynthia Blank, 9/17/2015, 12:09 PM

Leader of Myanmar's Jewish Community Dies Aged 65

Tiny Jewish community in Burma mourns passing of Moses Samuels; Yeshiva University-educated son to take over.Ari Soffer, 6/1/2015, 4:21 PM

Leave The Jews Alone

Muslims are being slaughtered in many countries. Kerry, why not put your efforts there? Ronn Torossian, CEO of 5WPR, 2/9/2014, 8:13 AM

Earthquake in Myanmar 1 Week Before Obama Visit

A 6.8-magnitude earthquake struck northern Myanmar, formerly known as Burma, on Sunday a week before US Pres. Barack Obama is due to visit.Chana Ya'ar, 11/11/2012, 1:10 PM

UN Chief Calls for End to Sanctions on Myanmar

UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon on Monday urged the international community to lift its sanctions on Myanmar.Chana Ya'ar, 5/1/2012, 2:45 AM